Debthink
I manage Restore Mass Ave, an environmental non profit that adds urban forest​ in Washington DC. Debthink is my personal site for posting about science and the environment, with info about my books.
CURRENT PROJECTS
« Science progresses. But the Nobel prizes? | Main | Should scientists attack the cap and trade bill? »
Sunday
Dec092012

Honoring Lloyd Shapley, 2012 Nobelist 

Hi everybody! 

Guess what? I am posting from Stockholm, Sweden, where I and other family members are guests of Lloyd S. Shapley. Tomorrow my uncle Lloyd will be presented with the "Nobel prize in economics" at the world-famous white-tie award ceremony by the King and Queen of Sweden. See below for real-time viewing.

I put "Nobel prize" in quotes because this prize is really The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences. But the association of the prize, first awarded in 1969, with the Nobel prizes, means that amateurs like me can call it the "Nobel in economics" in conversation (or this post) without causing offense (I hope). The Swedish government and Nobel officials have been terrific. A special treat of being a hanger-on here is the chance to meet other Laureates, their families and colleagues. This is a great scientific confab, among other things.

Real-time video of the award ceremony may be accessed from http://www.nobelprize.org/index.html

I would post more .. but must run off ...  to the offline world ... for just a bit!

References (31)

References allow you to track sources for this article, as well as articles that were written in response to this article.
  • Response
    The swedish government and Nobel officials been terrific. A individual negotiate of life a hanger on here is the casualty to confront further Laureates, their families besides teammates. This is a famous scientific confab, amid additional beings.
  • Response
    Response: management thesis
    Many people are awarded the Nobel Prize! In the 2012th year's ceremony was very interesting!
  • Response
    Nobel Prize claim only men of genius! Many ideas have impressed me enough!
  • Response
    Response: kids games online
    - BLOG - Honoring Lloyd Shapley, 2012 Nobelist
  • Response
    Response: reduce fine lines
    - BLOG - Honoring Lloyd Shapley, 2012 Nobelist
  • Response
    - BLOG - Honoring Lloyd Shapley, 2012 Nobelist
  • Response
    - BLOG - Honoring Lloyd Shapley, 2012 Nobelist
  • Response
    Response: Look At This
    - BLOG - Honoring Lloyd Shapley, 2012 Nobelist
  • Response
    - BLOG - Honoring Lloyd Shapley, 2012 Nobelist
  • Response
    - BLOG - Honoring Lloyd Shapley, 2012 Nobelist
  • Response
    - BLOG - Honoring Lloyd Shapley, 2012 Nobelist
  • Response
    - BLOG - Honoring Lloyd Shapley, 2012 Nobelist
  • Response
    Response: Link Home Page
    - BLOG - Honoring Lloyd Shapley, 2012 Nobelist
  • Response
    Response: http://besiki.com/
    - BLOG - Honoring Lloyd Shapley, 2012 Nobelist
  • Response
    - BLOG - Honoring Lloyd Shapley, 2012 Nobelist
  • Response
    - BLOG - Honoring Lloyd Shapley, 2012 Nobelist
  • Response
    - BLOG - Honoring Lloyd Shapley, 2012 Nobelist
  • Response
    - BLOG - Honoring Lloyd Shapley, 2012 Nobelist
  • Response
    - BLOG - Honoring Lloyd Shapley, 2012 Nobelist
  • Response
    - BLOG - Honoring Lloyd Shapley, 2012 Nobelist
  • Response
    Students start to adopt violation to watching the violated movies and cartoons etc. the effects of programs that are displayed on the television and computers have negative and positive influence upon them.
  • Response
  • Response
  • Response
    Response: Difference Between
  • Response
  • Response
    Response: 5
  • Response
  • Response
    Response: RANGE HOOD
  • Response
  • Response
    Response: FullyPcGames
  • Response

Reader Comments

There are no comments for this journal entry. To create a new comment, use the form below.

PostPost a New Comment

Enter your information below to add a new comment.

My response is on my own website »
Author Email (optional):
Author URL (optional):
Post:
 
Some HTML allowed: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <code> <em> <i> <strike> <strong>